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King Salman Appoints Commissions to Develop Al-Ola and Diriyah into Major Tourist Attractions

Saudi Arabia strives to promote key archaeological and historic sites in line with Vision 2030 goals to grow tourism industry JEDDAH, July 24, 2017 – King Salman bin Abdulaziz has decreed the establishment of renovation commissions tasked with the development of two of the most important archaeological and historic sites in the Kingdom, Al-Ola and…

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Saudi Arabia Commits $33.7 Million to WHO to Fight Cholera in Yemen

JEDDAH, August 3, 2017 – Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSRelief) on Thursday signed a $33.7 million agreement with the World Health Organization (WHO) to fulfil the Kingdom’s pledge toward the intervention and control of cholera in Yemen. The agreement follows a similar $33 million Memorandum of Understanding that KSRelief signed on…

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Major Terrorist Plot Foiled in Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Interior Announces

Security services shoot dead three terrorists intent on killing officers and civilians.  RIYADH, July 21, 2017 – The Saudi Ministry of Interior has announced that a major terrorist attack was prevented by security services in the city of Saihat in the Qatif governorate. On the evening of Friday, July 14th, security services intercepted a stolen Toyota…

Awwad Alawwad

Saudi Arabia Stresses Qatar End its Support and Funding of Terrorism; Says Combating This Scourge is a Top Priority

– Saudi Minister of Culture and Information JEDDAH, July 13, 2017 – Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Culture and Information, His Excellency Dr. Awwad Alawwad, has waged a blistering attack on Qatar, saying its Gulf Arab neighbor should end its support and financing of terrorism and should stop using its media outlets to give a platform to…